[sword-devel] diatheke plain output - line breaks missing?

Steven P. Ulrick lists-sword at afolkey2.net
Mon Jan 22 02:26:29 MST 2007

On Sun, 21 Jan 2007 20:27:09 -0600
benjie <cricketc at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hey,
> I'm trying to work with plaintext output, but when I try to use
> diatheke on Psalm 43 (for example), it doesn't display very well.
> Where there are line breaks & indents in BibleTime, diatheke just
> outputs words squished together. In verse 1, for example, we get
> "causeagainst" and "people,from". This is with Sword 1.5.9, and I'm
> reading the ESV module. It seems that the osisplain filter doesn't
> handle the <l eID="x4672" type="x-br"/> tag correctly, from what I've
> been looking at, unless the ESV module just has errors in it. But the
> passages are fine in BibleTime.
> Am I just missing something, or is this a bug that can be corrected?
> Thanks a lot,
> Benjie

Hello, Benjie
I can't help fix your problem, but I can confirm that the same problem
occurs on our system.  In our case we are running Sword 1.5.9,
BibleTime 1.6.2 and Fedora Core 6.

Have a Great Day/Evening,
Steven P. Ulrick

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